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Kim Hunter (November 12, 1922 – September 11, 2002) was an American film, theatre, and television actress. She won both an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award, each as Best Supporting Actress, for her performance as Stella Kowalski in the 1951 film A Streetcar Named Desire....Wikipedia

Age: 79 (age at death)
Born: 12th November, 1922, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Died: 11th September, 2002, New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5' 3½" (161 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Planet of the Apes

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I remember that Scott Jacoby was a nice young man.

 

It`s hard to compare actors from different generations.

 

She played the mother of Richard Kiley`s character in Blue Moon (1999) (TV) in spite of the fact that he was eight months her senior.

 

An agent for David O. Selznick saw Kim in a stage production at the Pasadena Playhouse and signed her to a seven-year contract. Selznick suggested she change her name to Kim and an RKO secretary suggested the last name of Hunter. A few years later, Irene Mayer Selznick, David`s ex-wife by then, recommended Kim for the role of Stella in A Streetcar Named Desire (1951).

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CraigSnyder - She was great in Planet of the Apes. (1 year ago)

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